On Oct 22, 1:57*pm, garden-variety dick <x.smiling_ti...@yahoo.com>
> Hi. *There is a vendor at my local Farmer's market that sells
> beautiful looking racks of back ribs at $2.99 per pound(Canada
> Bucks). *I have purchased from these people before; pork chops, and
> loin roast, and pork butt roasts. *All of their pork I have found to
> be very bland which is why I don't purchase from them anymore even
> though they are so cheap it's not funny. *Any insight into why their
> pork is so bland? *I'm wondering, it's from China?
Well, it's a farmer's market. Does the vendor look Chinese?
Further, when I've gone shopping in Canada, the country of origin for
fresh food has always been marked. Not true where you live?
But pork is bland when the hogs' diet is bland. Try raising your own
pig, on table scraps.